Kidder Mathews Elevates Luchs to Managing Director
Kidder Mathews’ Josh Luchs has been promoted to managing director of the firm’s San Fernando Valley office. He is a top producer with more than 15 years’ experience in commercial real estate, specializing in multifamily properties in Greater Los Angeles.
Before joining Kidder Mathews as EVP in 2022, Luchs was an SVP with CBRE in Beverly Hills. Over the course of his career, he has closed more than 200 transactions, including more than $500 million of deals in the past decade alone.
“Our San Fernando Valley office provides clients with local experts uniquely qualified to help navigate the ever-changing landscape of commercial real estate in Southern California,” said Luchs.
Added Jim Kruse, regional president of Greater Los Angeles, “Josh brings a unique skill set to Kidder Mathews that includes both strong brokerage skills, resume, and the ability to train and motivate young brokers that exist on his team. He is perfect for our company to deepen our talent pool and further client value.”
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 16-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 7-10 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).